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Author:
Milne, Colin, 1743-1815.
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A botanical dictionary, or, elements of systematic and philosophical botany. Containing descriptions of the parts of plants; an explanation of the scientific terms used by Morison, Ray, Tournefort, Linnæus, and other eminent botanists; a brief analysis of the principal systems in botany; a critical enquiry into the merits and defects of the Linnaean method of arrangement, and distribution of the genera; descriptions of the various tribes, or natural families of plants, their habit and structure, virtues, sensible qualities, and œconomical uses; an impartial examination of the doctrine of the sex of plants; with a discussion of several curious questions in the vegetable oeconomy, connected with gardening. The whole forming a complete system of botanical knowledge, calculated for the use of students in that science / by Colin Milne.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32

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Printed for William Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
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[445 p.] : ill., 2 folded leaves, 9 plates ; 20 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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NHM BOTANY - Bound in at the rear: 'A Supplement to the botanical dictionary : containing ample descriptions of several curious plants, chiefly Asiatic, with their uses in medicine, in domestic oeconomy and in the arts,' 1778.
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Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
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Termini botanici
Philosophia botanica
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9915368002081
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Duplicate Soulsby no. 654
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM BOTANY - Height is 19 cm.
NHM BOTANY - Rebound in black half-leather and blue buckram. Gold tooling on spine and covers.
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Title details

Author:
Milne, Colin, 1743 or 1744-1815.
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
A botanical dictionary, or, Elements of systematic and philosophical botany ... / by Colin Milne.
Varying title form:
Elements of systematic and philosophical botany.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32, 654.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for W. Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
Edition:
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged), 9 leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 19 cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

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Includes index.
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Subject:
Plants Dictionaries
Botany Dictionaries
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OPAC identifier:
ocm10201419
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Bound with: Supplement to the botanical dictionary ... / by Colin Milne. London : Printed for T. Lowndes, 1778.

Title details

Author:
Milne, Colin, 1743 or 1744-1815.
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
A botanical dictionary, or, Elements of systematic and philosophical botany ... / by Colin Milne.
Varying title form:
Elements of systematic and philosophical botany.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32, 654.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for W. Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
Edition:
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged), 9 leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 19 cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Includes index.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Plants Dictionaries
Botany Dictionaries
Additional author(s):
Additional corporate author(s):
Additional title(s):
OPAC identifier:
ocm10201419
Collective uniform title:
Summary notes:
Other notes:
Bound with: Supplement to the botanical dictionary ... / by Colin Milne. London : Printed for T. Lowndes, 1778.

Title details

Author:
Milne, Colin, 1743 or 1744-1815.
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
A botanical dictionary, or, Elements of systematic and philosophical botany ... / by Colin Milne.
Varying title form:
Elements of systematic and philosophical botany.
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32, 654.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for W. Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
Edition:
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged), 9 leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 19 cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Includes index.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Plants Dictionaries
Botany Dictionaries
Additional author(s):
Additional corporate author(s):
Additional title(s):
OPAC identifier:
ocm10201419
Collective uniform title:
Summary notes:
Other notes:
Bound with: Supplement to the botanical dictionary ... / by Colin Milne. London : Printed for T. Lowndes, 1778.